Mar 5, 2012 7:00am PST
. baby angel found clinging to life alone in a field in indiana has been taken off life support becoming the 39th victim of the deadly storms. her mother, father, and siblings all killed by the twister that ripped apart their home. the family had gone next door to ride out the storm holding hands, praying with their neighbor. then the storm hit. >> the point when i realized that the couch was going to be gone, i do remember being sucked up into the air and knowing that the house was going up. the entire house got sucked up. but then i don't remember anything other than opening my eyes at one point when i was way up in the twister. at some point, i did open my eyes and somehow i remember looking down and realizing i was 50 feet in the air and spinning in a twister. >> let's head straight to henriville, indiana. tom has been telling these stories since friday night. how are folks coping now? you have the snow and cold, which can't be great for cleanup. >> reporter: my first line to you was going to be, chris, adding insult to injury, take a look at the snow. they got a couple inches overni
Mar 12, 2012 7:00am PDT
for him right now in the republican party. mitch daniels, the governor of indiana, proposed a social issues truce while the economy was in such pain and he got torn apart by social conservatives for it. so on the other side the social conservatives who want the argument who like rick santorum want to go around the country to explain why birth control is a big problem. the obama campaign is looking for ways to force mitt romney to navigate the tension or whether republicans can shun this thing to the side until after the election. >> which is their hope, but in the meantime you have the president's campaign putting out a million flyers in key battleground states. nurses for obama, women's week of action at the end of the month, how do you think this is going to work, neera, and does it pivot because of the political atmosphere right now? >> let me take on something ezra said, i came in during the clarence thomas hearings, they happened a year before the election. a full year before the election. and they really motivated women. and the difference we had that year was that we had a num
Mar 6, 2012 7:00am PST
. however, elections officials, on the other hand -- there's a case in indiana where the secretary of state was convicted of voter irregularities and voter fraud. so it's important to understand, this is a solution in search of a problem. it's a smokescreen. it's a tidal wave. if you voted for years and years and years in new york and there have been no problems, why all of a sudden would new york want to -- and i don't think they're trying to -- erect a new voter id law? >> marc morial. we look forward to seeing the results of the state of black america report in addition to the occupy vote if you outlined for us. always good to have you. >> great to be with you, chris. thank you. >>> rush limbaugh insists his apology to georgetown law student sandra fluke was sincere. but some advertisers and radio stations are not buying it. at least 11 companies have pulled ads off the show. two radio stations, one in massachusetts and another in hawaii, have dropped limbaugh from i their lineup. last week, limbaugh called fluke a, quote, slut. progresso. it fits! fantastic! [ man ] pro-gresso they fit!